4/1/2013 9:33 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
'Buckwild' Star Shain Gandee
Dead at 21
"Buckwild" Star Shain Gandee was found dead in a vehicle in West Virginia this morning ... 31 hours after the 21-year-old MTV reality star had been reported missing, this according to law enforcement.
According to officials, Gandee -- along with 2 other bodies -- was discovered in the vehicle in Sissonville, West Virginia.
As we previously reported ... Shain was last heard from around 3 AM on Sunday morning, when he and his uncle David Gandee told people they planned to go 4-wheeling.
It's unclear if 48-year-old David was one of the deceased people in the vehicle where Gandee's body was discovered.
Story developing ...
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